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Wayne Grayson

Wayne Grayson is the Online Managing Editor for Equipment World. He keeps the website fresh with news and opinion on both heavy equipment and the construction industry from the experts at the magazine and also manages the publication's social media accounts. He's a technology geek as well and serves as the magazine's tech writer.

Seattle may require construction companies to hire local workers

Seattle may require construction companies to hire...

Posted on Aug 13, 2014

The Seattle City Council is mulling over creating an ordinance that would require construction companies contracted by the city to ...

John Deere cuts outlook as low demand for farm equipment drops profit 14% in 3Q

John Deere cuts outlook as low demand for farm...

Posted on Aug 13, 2014

Despite improving performance from its construction and forestry equipment division, John Deere reported a second-straight quarter of declines in profit ...

Construction worker killed while unloading equipment in NYC

Construction worker killed while unloading equipment in...

Posted on Aug 13, 2014

A 62-year-old construction worker was killed in an accident near Throgs Neck Bridge in the Bronx borough of New York ...

On sale now, here’s the first look at the LEGO Technic Volvo L350F wheel loader in action (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

On sale now, here’s the first look at the LEGO...

Posted on Aug 12, 2014

If you're one of those folks who likes to get their Christmas shopping out of the way early, or if ...

Cardboard hard hat sombreros a quick way to escape the sun on the jobsite; open a wormhole of safety regulation questions

Cardboard hard hat sombreros a quick way to escape the...

Posted on Aug 11, 2014

In the right conditions, the human mind can be pretty resourceful. The minds of construction workers—belonging to such an industrious ...

Construction worker dies after being thrown from loader bucket in Kansas

Construction worker dies after being thrown from loader...

Posted on Aug 11, 2014

A construction worker died Friday morning from several serious injuries he sustained after being thrown from the bucket of a ...

VIDEO: Excavator water skiing the best way to cool off, get hurt in a mudhole this summer

VIDEO: Excavator water skiing the best way to cool off,...

Posted on Aug 08, 2014

There's nothing better on hot summer days than taking a dip in a pool or heading down to the lake ...

Contractor drowns when skid steer topples into river in Colorado

Contractor drowns when skid steer topples into river in...

Posted on Aug 07, 2014

A contractor was killed in Durango, Colorado earlier this week after the skid steer he was operating toppled into the ...

GM reveals pricing for 2015 Chevrolet Colorado, GMC Canyon midsize pickups

GM reveals pricing for 2015 Chevrolet Colorado, GMC...

Posted on Aug 06, 2014

Just a couple of months away from their fall release date, General Motors has revealed pricing for its redesigned midsize ...

Expansion of Oklahoma fertilizer plant could put more than 1,000 contractors to work

Expansion of Oklahoma fertilizer plant could put more...

Posted on Aug 06, 2014

The massive expansion of a fertilizer production plant in Oklahoma will likely have quite the impact on the construction industry ...

Case to move M Series dozer production to Burlington, Iowa plant in $24 million expansion

Case to move M Series dozer production to Burlington,...

Posted on Aug 05, 2014

Case Construction Equipment has announced that it plans to move production of its M Series crawler dozers to Burlington, Iowa, ...

Credit: Chris Doane Automotive

PHOTOS: 2016 Ford Super Duty aluminum prototype pickup...

Posted on Aug 05, 2014

Mishaps with prototype vehicles aren't exactly surprising. After all, that's why you build prototypes. So the mishaps—or in this case ...

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